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Joe Manchin III's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Joe Manchin III
Office: U.S. Senate (WV) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Gayle; 3 Children: Heather, Joseph IV, Brooke
Birth Date: 08/24/1947
Birth Place: Farmington, WV
Home City: Fairmont, WV
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Feb. 4, 2014 Manchin Announces Bipartisan Passage of Farm Bill
Aug. 5, 2013 Manchin, Kirk, Davis Bill Would Require Farmer Input on EPA Regulations
April 25, 2013 Rockefeller, Rahall, Manchin Announce USDA Project Funding for Water and Wastewater Infrastructure
Aug. 7, 2012 Letter to EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson
June 22, 2012 Manchin's Message from the Hill to the Mountains: Giving our Children a Healthy and Nutritious Start
June 21, 2012 Manchin-Sponsored Amendment in Farm Bill Will Help Prevent Childhood Obesity
June 20, 2012 Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act
June 20, 2012 Senate Passes Manchin Measure to Prevent Childhood Obesity
May 31, 2012 Manchin Demonstrates a Strong Commitment to W.Va. Small Businesses
May 23, 2012 Manchin Amendment Would Help Prevent Prescription Drug Abuse
Dec. 22, 2011 Hagan Joins Bipartisan Group of Senators Urging USTR Kirk to Fight for U.S. Poultry Producers in India
Nov. 2, 2011 Manchin Urges Senate to Pass His "Rebuild America Jobs Act' to Fix Infrastructure and Create American Jobs
Oct. 20, 2011 Agricultural, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 2012
Sept. 6, 2011 Letter to Chairman Inouye, Chairman Kohl, and Ranking Members Cochran and Blunt:
June 14, 2011 Manchin Statement on Vote to Reduce Food Costs, Curtail Ethanol Subsidies and Lower the Deficit
April 19, 2011 Manchin, Rockefeller Announce Funding to Construct New Sewer System for Putnam County
Nov. 30, 2010 Manchin's First Vote on Passage is to Improve Food Safety and Protect West Virginia Families
Nov. 30, 2010 Manchin Disappointed Amendments to Repeal 1099 Forms for Small Businesses Fail
Aug. 20, 2010 The West Virginia State Fair: A Tradition Rich in Agriculture, Entertainment and Education
Aug. 28, 2008 Gov. Seeks USDA Disaster Declaration for Farmers Affected by June Floods
June 28, 2007 July 1 Food Tax Reduction Marks 1/3 Cut From Previous 6 Percent Tax
Nov. 17, 2006 Remember To Share Your Blessings This Holiday Season
Dec. 8, 2005 Governor Welcomes Esseco Group To West Virginia
Nov. 18, 2005 Give The Gift Of Giving This Holiday Season
Sept. 6, 2005 Proclamation -Special Session Call
Aug. 12, 2005 Fairs and Festivals Important Part of State's Rich Cultural Fabric
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